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noun 1. a river flowing from central Mississippi into the Gulf of Mexico. 485 miles (780 km) long. 2. . noun 1. a river in central Mississippi, flowing southwest and south to the Gulf of Mexico. Length: 789 km (490 miles) 2. the English name for the Zhu Jiang
[purl] /pɜrl/ noun 1. a smooth, rounded bead formed within the shells of certain mollusks and composed of the mineral aragonite or calcite in a matrix, deposited in concentric layers as a protective coating around an irritating foreign object: valued as a gem when lustrous and finely colored. Compare . 2. something resembling this, as […]
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[buhk] /bʌk/ noun 1. Pearl (Sydenstricker) [sahyd-n-strik-er] /ˈsaɪd nˌstrɪk ər/ (Show IPA), 1892–1973, U.S. novelist: Nobel Prize 1938. 2. a male given name. /bʌk/ noun 1. 2. (South African) an antelope or deer of either sex 3. (US, informal) a young man 4. (archaic) a robust spirited young man 5. (archaic) a dandy; fop 6. […]
[purl-steen] /ˈpɜrl stin/ noun 1. Philip, born 1924, U.S. painter.